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New Chapter

How are your resolutions coming along? Have you already given up on one or two of them? Did you never create any?   Or do you strive to improve yourself at all times thus creating resolutions is an ongoing part of your daily living?  The New Year has come and gone almost three weeks ago.  I also celebrated my 39th birthday this year.  It’s always a time of reflection and looking back at your life.... read more

8 1/2 mile acceptance speech

  So I’ll never win an Emmy, Grammy or any other “-mmy” award.  In lieu of that I thought I’d give my “thanks goes to…” Acceptance speech after completing my 8 1/2 mile jog this evening.  So, I’ve done this route before. This is perhaps the 12th time in the past 15 months since I first ran this route and distance.  Tonight was my quickest time yet in 85... read more

You Control your own Destiny

The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own…You realize that you control your own destiny. – Albert Ellis   We are in control of our own life and destiny however most of us would probably say we don’t feel in control.  We tend to blame others and feel controlled by factors in our life.   It is up to you to control your life.  Start with... read more

Concentrate on the Present

“When I am anxious it is because I am living in the future. When I am depressed it is because I am living in the past.” – Unknown This reminds me of a recent post I made about the 4 characteristics to Describe Who You Are where I quoted:  Tomorrow is a mystery. Yesterday is history. Today is a gift which is why they call it the present. Are you living in the future or the past?   Learn... read more

What road are you taking?

  “People take different roads seeking fulfillment and happiness. Just because they’re not on your road doesn’t mean they’ve gotten lost.” – H. Jackson Brown, Jr.   We are all on our own journey in life.   Your path is yours, and yours alone.   We shouldn’t jump to judgment because someone else isn’t following the path we are on, doesn’t... read more

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